Amendments To
The Constitution of the United States of America
Amendment 24: Elimination of Poll Taxes

Section 1.

The right of citizens of the United States to vote in any primary
or other election for President or Vice President, for electors
for President or Vice President, or for Senator or
Representative in Congress, shall not be denied or abridged
by the United States or any State by reason of failure to pay
any poll tax or other tax.

Section 2.

The Congress shall have power to enforce this article by
appropriate legislation.

Proposed:  March 27, 1962
Ratified: February 4, 1964
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